Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery in which a special camera called an endoscope is inserted through a small cut in the skin called a port, to examine or repair tissues inside the shoulder.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
270 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
615 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
154 days
164 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
270 days
631 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
32 days
91 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
149 days
200 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
345 days
615 days
Halifax
175 days
631 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
73 days
115 days
Halifax
139 days
557 days

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